20.8% Poverty Rate in San Juan County, New Mexico

Poverty Rate in San Juan County, New Mexico

How does the Poverty Rate in San Juan County, New Mexico compare to other counties in New Mexico?

New Mexico County Poverty Rate Comparison

What is the poverty rate for residents of San Juan County, New Mexico born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born?

20.6%

The Poverty Rate for residents of San Juan County, New Mexico who were born citizens of the United States is 20.6%.

26.0%

The Poverty Rate for residents of San Juan County, New Mexico who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 26.0%.

Poverty Rate for residents of San Juan County, New Mexico born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

Foreign-born residents of San Juan County, New Mexico have a higher poverty rate than those who were born US citizens.

Of the 122,013 residents of San Juan County, New Mexico who were born citizens of the United States, 25,097 (20.6%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 1,151 (26.0%) of 4,425 residents of San Juan County, New Mexico who were born citizens of a country other than the US reported income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Poverty Rate in San Juan County, New Mexico

The Poverty Rate in San Juan County is 20.8%.
San Juan County is in New Mexico.
New Mexico Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Aztec 12.5%

6,558

Bloomfield 19.6%

7,884

Farmington 16.8%

44,602

Flora Vista 3.9%

1,935

Lee Acres 23.4%

5,691

Shiprock 31.6%

8,919

Spencerville 15.8%

1,617

Upper Fruitland 20.1%

1,647

Waterflow 13.0%

2,155

West Hammond 7.0%

2,742

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2018 New Mexico Poverty Line

Household Size Poverty Level
1 $12,140
2 $16,460
3 $20,780
4 $25,100
5 $29,420
6 $33,740
Per Additional +$4,320

The poverty line for New Mexico in 2018 is based on the federal guidelines, which begins at $12,140 for a single person, adding $4,320 for each additional person.

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